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Sargent House Tour Starts October 20th with TTNG, Emma Ruth Rundle & Mylets

TTNG (F.K.A. This Town Needs Guns) live set from AudioTree 2013

Check out Emma Ruth Rundle live set from AudioTree 2014

Mylets live from Vancouver October 2013 

We are delighted to have these three artists above heading out on tour together for this Fall’s Sargent House tour. TTNG will be headlining all the shows with Emma Ruth Rundle & Mylets switching it up each night on who will play the first and second slots. Below are the dates and links to tickets. We hope that you will go see all the bands and enjoy the shows! 

SEE ALL TOUR SHOW DATES & DETAILS HERE 

SARGENT HOUSE FALL 2014 TOUR
w/ TTNG, EMMA RUTH RUNDLE & MYLETS
Oct 20 - Santa Ana, CA @ The Constellation Room
Oct 21 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Pub Rock Live
Oct 22 - El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
Oct 23 - Dallas, TX @ Club Dada
Oct 24 - Austin, TX @ Red 7
Oct 27 - Ybor City, FL @ Crowbar
Oct 29 - Orlando, FL @ Backbooth
Oct 30 - Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
Nov 01 - Private College Show (TTNG Only)
Nov 02 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
Nov 03 - Washington, DC @ Rock N Roll Hotel
Nov 04 - New York City, NY @ The Studio at Webster Hall
Nov 05 - Hamden, CT @ The Space
Nov 06 - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East (Downstairs)
Nov 07 - Montreal, QC @ Bar Le Ritz (formerly Il Motore)
Nov 08 - Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace
Nov 10 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Garfield Artworks
Nov 11 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Pyramid Scheme
Nov 12 - Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
Nov 13 - St. Louis, MO @ The Demo
Nov 14 - Lawrence, KS @ Jackpot Music Hall
Nov 15 - Denver, CO @ The Marquis Theater
Nov 16 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The Shred Shed
Nov 18 - Seattle, WA @ The Vera Project
Nov 19 - Portland, OR @ Star Theater
Nov 20 - San Francisco, CA @ Thee Parkside
Nov 22 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo (Early Show)

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Behind The Scenes of Chelsea Wolfe, Marriages, Mylets & Emma Ruth Rundle Photo Shoot

What happens when Ohio based Photographer Nick Fancher comes to stay with us in Los Angeles for a few days? Well we end up having him do a quadruple header photo shoot of four of our bands - all shot at Sargent House and now featured  on our new site The Farm Family

Above is a video chat with Nick and a look behind the curtain on his photo shoots with Chelsea Wolfe, Marriages, Mylets and Emma Ruth Rundle.

If you want to see more from the photo shoots check out The Farm Family site and Nick Fancher’s own site too.

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Ravishly.com “Ladies We Love” Interview with the head of the House Cathy Pellow

imageimageWhat happens when an ambitious woman gets frustrated with the “old boys club” in the music management industry? She starts her own company, creates a badass roster of undeniable musicians, and earns herself a spot at the round table.

That, at least, is what ambitious woman Cathy Pellow did—and with resounding success.

As a band manager, Pellow realized she’d had enough of trying to work with male-centered, bureaucratic label companies to get her artists represented. So she changed the game by founding Sargent House. The company serves as a two-in-one band manager and label for hand-picked musicians, promoting their work while giving them artistic freedom.

I’ve been following Sargent House since 2010, and am always impressed by the quality of music the label consistently produces. Sargent House fights the good fight for talented artists and the consumers who love them, and I personally could not be more thankful for it.

Pellow chatted with Ravishly about how she can tell if a band is great, the problem with Nicki Minaj ass talk, and why it’s OK to love an underground band that makes it big.

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TheFarmFamily.com - There is a new site in town

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We like so many things over here,  so we decided to start a website where we could share all the things that we think are great.  On it there will be a lot of exclusive behind the scenes photos and videos from our own bands as well as other bands we think rule. It will feature content we create on the road and at The Farm Family location. as well as content sent in from the artists we admire. So no, this site is not just about music, it’s about all kinds of art. So join in, it is still a work in progress… but you gotta start somewhere…

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Day 1 is today and we have a new video of Emma Ruth Rundle with Stephen Brodsky (Cave In, Mutoid Man) performing together and an

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interview with @showdrawn Illustrator Brian Butler and on the road photos from the Boris & Marriages Tour all taken by Thomas McMahan -

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Check it all out and share the stories you dig.

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Sargent House Label Drop on SoundSupply - 10 Great Albums 1 Great price

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Over here we encourage new music discovery, so we are delighted to be offering a Sargent House Label Drop offer over at SoundSupply. You can now get in any file size you like, 10 great albums from 10 different Sargent House bands for only $15. So, even if you already have a few of them, so what? Now is the chance to try some bands you don’t have yet and who you will probably like a lot if you already have any of these albums.  So we hope you will get to know some you may not already. This offer is only on for another 10 days so grab it up and help spread the word - we appreciate it greatly. Enjoy the tunes from the likes of Russian Circles, Chelsea Wolfe, Tera Melos, Adebisi Shank, Helms Alee, Marriages, Mutoid Man, Indian Handcrafts, Emma Ruth Rundle & Mylets
(You can also stream all these albums in full at sargenthouse.bandcamp.com )

THIS DEAL IS AVAILABLE FROM ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD

And to those of you who don’t like Digital… Keep in mind we always have the 5 for $25 CD deals and the 5 for $55 Vinyl deals at the Sargent House Record Store all the the time - sargenthouse.hellomerch.com



Sargent House Presents TTNG & Emma Ruth Rundle & Mylets N. American Fall Tour 2014

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Sargent House is delighted to announce our second annual Fall Tour lineup for 2014 featuring TTNG in the headline slot with direct support to be traded off each night between Mylets and Emma Ruth Rundle. So be sure to turn up  on time so you don’t miss any of these three great acts. The tour begins on October 20th in Santa Ana, CA and will travel across North America, with two Canadian stops in Montreal and Toronto, coming full circle and ending November 22nd back in California with the last show in Los Angeles. Beautiful poster art by Xavi at Error Design and we will have some available for purchase on the tour.

SARGENT HOUSE FALL 2014 TOUR
w/ TTNG, EMMA RUTH RUNDLE & MYLETS
Oct 20 - Santa Ana, CA @ The Constellation Room
Oct 21 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Pub Rock Live
Oct 22 - El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
Oct 23 - Dallas, TX @ Club Dada
Oct 24 - Austin, TX @ Red 7
Oct 27 - Ybor City, FL @ Crowbar
Oct 29 - Orlando, FL @ Backbooth
Oct 30 - Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
Nov 02 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
Nov 03 - Washington, DC @ Rock N Roll Hotel
Nov 04 - New York City, NY @ The Studio at Webster Hall
Nov 05 - Hamden, CT @ The Space
Nov 06 - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East (Downstairs)
Nov 07 - Montreal, QC @ Bar Le Ritz (formerly Il Motore)
Nov 08 - Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace
Nov 10 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Garfield Artworks
Nov 11 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Pyramid Scheme
Nov 12 - Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
Nov 13 - St. Louis, MO @ The Demo
Nov 14 - Lawrence, KS @ Jackpot Music Hall
Nov 15 - Denver, CO @ The Marquis Theater
Nov 16 - Salt Lake City, UT @ The Shred Shed
Nov 18 - Seattle, WA @ The Vera Project
Nov 19 - Portland, OR @ Star Theater
Nov 20 - San Francisco, CA @ Thee Parkside
Nov 22 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo (Early Show


See Full listing of TTNG Tour Dates & Details w/ Ticket links HERE
See Full listing of MYLETS Tour Dates
See Full listing of EMMA RUTH RUNDLE Tour Dates


Chelsea Wolfe releases video for Kings on One Year Anniversary of Pain Is Beauty & 3 day Sale

imageOn September 3, 2013 we released Chelsea Wolfe’s album Pain Is Beauty, such a stunning piece of music. To celebrate its One Year Anniversary we will be offering it digitally, in any file size you like for just $3.99 on Chelsea Wolfe’s Bandcamp starting now through September 6th. We will also be offering 15% off ALL Chelsea Wolfe Music on Vinyl or CD, including all Music Bundles and or the custom USB drive with the film “Lone” on it. Just use the discount code “KINGS” at http://chelseawolfe.hellomerch.com


And check out her new video for the song Kings below.


Terrorizer Interview: Boris

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Boris is currently on tour - Click HERE to see all dates
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With their new album ‘Noise’, Japanese doom mavericks Boris have managed to combine the melodic, poppy approach of their recent work with the crushing weight of their earlier, heavier material. Jonathan Dick caught up with the band to find out how they did it, and caught a fascinating glimpse into the trio’s creative process…

The fact that Boris take their name from a Melvins song has proved itself to be a more than appropriate connection between two bands whose sound has become as well known for being unpredictable and difficult to categorize as it has for being influential to a number of artists and bands from an incredibly wide range of styles. In their twenty-two years of existence as a band, the Boris sound has mutated from the band’s earliest days with experimental noise to the more pop balanced stylings of their recent releases. Though each of their nineteen releases, including this year’s excellent ‘Noise’, are inherently different from each other with the trio of Atsuo (drums/vocals), Wata (guitar/keyboards/vocals), and Takeshi (bass/guitar/lead vocals) as resistant as ever to anything but change – the band’s central musical theme is still unwaveringly set on loud. It’s a commonality that finds the band again sharing the same aesthetic stage with their namesake who, for all their genre bending, will always be an immovable force in the realm of the loud and the heavy.

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The Guardian premieres the full album stream of Adebisi Shank a week before release

Adebisi Shank.

Irish math rock outfit Adebisi Shank take a ‘say what you see’ approach to naming records: This Is The Third Album Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank follows sophomore effort This Is The Second Album Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank and debut - you guessed it - This Is The Album Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank.

If Adebisi Shank’s album naming methods are a little functional, sonically they are anything but: the band were inspired by a diverse spread of influences in creating TITTOABCAS, including ELO, Enya, Mike Oldfield, Pixar, Crash Bandicoot and Game of Thrones. The result is a retro-futurist brand of math that sounds as close to 80s soft rock and hair metal as it does to the tricksy likes of Battles and Don Caballero.

The album will be released worldwide on Sargent House on August 12th.


Chelsea Wolfe releases The Waves Have Come, Starts European Tour on July 25th

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Earlier this year, Chelsea Wolfe shared an intense video for her Pain Is Beauty track "Feral Love", which was an excerpt from a 52-minute film called Lone. Wolfe co-wrote the film with director Mark Pellington, who did Pearl Jam’s iconic “Jeremy” video and clips for Michael Jackson, Nine Inch Nails, U2, and others, plus the films Arlington RoadThe Mothman Prophecies, and more.

Today, she’s shared another excerpt from that movie, this time a video for the track "The Waves Have Come". Watch it below, via V Magazine.

In a statement, Wolfe said of the video:

“Most of this video is footage from the first time Mark and I shot together—he had built this dark room full of green ivy and it was just me, the dress from the album cover, a few lights, and him. It was the first time I realized what a director really is. Suddenly he was shouting, guiding me with instructions, emotions, telling me to act as if everything I was singing about—disaster and the loss of life and love—that it was all inside of me and at the same time to act as an observer of these things. He cut it together with found footage of families, intense nature and destruction and created this cathartic journey through it all.”

Lone is available now on a USB drive and will be out digitally this fall. Below the video, find Wolfe’s upcoming tour dates, including a few shows co-headlining with Deafheaven.

Chelsea Wolfe on Tour 2014:
07-25 Barcelos, Portugal - Milhões de Festa
07-29 Toulouse, France - Le Métronum
07-30 Milano, Italy - Magnolia
07-31 Munich, Germany - Feierwerk
08-02 Katowice, Poland - OFF Festival
08-03 Dresden, Germany - Beatpol *
08-04 Vienna, Austria - Arena Wien *
08-05 Sibenik, Croatia - SuperUho Festival
08-07 Budapest, Hungary - A38
08-09 Copenhagen, Denmark - Wasn’t Born to Follow Festival
08-10 Hannover, Germany - Cafe Glocksee
08-12 Amsterdam, Netherlands - MelkWeg
08-13 Brussels, Belgium - Le Brass
08-14 Luxembourg, Luxembourg - Congés Annulés
08-15 London, England - ATP Presents - Excel Centre (Jabberwocky)
08-16 Manchester, England - ATP Presents - Gorilla *
11-08 Austin, TX - Fun Fun Fun Fest

* with Deafheaven


Boris’ US Headline Tour begins Tonight, July 24th

Boris begin their headline tour across America in support of their newly released album Noise starting on July 24th in San Diego and ending at the already Sold Out FYF Fest in Los Angeles on August 23rd. They have also just announced a special NY show at Saint Vitus that will be a drumless drone set on August 4th the day after their traditional set that they will play in NY at Bowery Ballroom on August 3rd. 

See ALL Boris Tour Dates, Ticket Links and Details HERE and below

BORIS “Live Noise Alive Tour 2014”
07/24 San Diego, CA @ Casbah !!
07/25 Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom !!
07/26 Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress !!
07/28 Dallas, TX @ Trees ++
07/29 Austin, TX @ The Mohawk ++
07/31 Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West ** &
08/01 Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle ** &
08/02 Washington, DC @ 930 Club ** &
08/03 New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom ** &
08/04 Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus (‘drumless drone set’)
08/05 Boston, MA @ Paradise ** &
08/07 Toronto, ON @ Lee’s Palace ** &
08/08 Buffalo, NY @ Tralf ** &
08/09 Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick ** &
08/10 Chicago, IL @ Bottom Lounge ** &
08/11 Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall ** &
08/12 Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock Social Club ** &
08/14 Missoula, MT @ Stage 112 &
08/15 Spokane, WA @ Big Dipper ^
08/16 Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile #^
08/17 Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theatre #^
08/18 Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge #^
08/20 San Francisco, CA @ The Independent #
08/21 Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst Atrium #
08/22 San Luis Obispo, CA @ SLO Brew #
08/23 Los Angeles, CA @ FYF Fest

!! w/ Mustard Gas & Roses
++ w/ Ceremony & Nothing
** w/ The Atlas Moth
& w/ SubRosa
^ w/ Master Musicians of Bukkake
# w/ Marriages

Noise is out now via Sargent House
Order Noise on Vinyl or CD here


Bandwagon Singapore Feature: Sonic Sanctuaries - At Home with Sargent House

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With Russian Circles coming for the third time to our side of the dirt, we couldn’t help but notice the very firm relationship our own KittyWu Records have with Sargent House, the record label responsible behind so many brilliant music outfits, including the post-metal trio as well. With a little help from KittyWu and Incursive productions, we’ve had the pleasure of having our face melted and minds shattered watching Deafheaven, And So I Watch You From Afar live this year, not to mention catching the mighty Russian Circles twice, back in 2010 and 2012. In all the aforementioned gigs, the Sargent House artists have unquestionably and consistently proven that they’re among the finest in their respective genres, and put up helluva outstanding live shows while at it too. 

So just how did Sargent House ascended to the echelons of worldwide prominence as one of the most successful independent labels around, representing all our favorite independent bands? The Sargent House origin story is an intriguing one, with one enterprising individual at the centre of it all: Cathy Pellow. Before a stint at Atlantic records as a freelance music video commissioner, she had formed her own music video production company Refused TV producing videos for the likes of Paramore, Fall Out Boy, Train and most notably Cee Lo Green’s “F*ck You” - and that’s where she formed relationships with the bands that would eventually make it into her label roster. 

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Now Spinning the podcast interview with Sargent House owner Cathy Pellow about why …



Cathy got asked a lot of questions about her history and how and why she started Sargent House . She answered them. Click above to stream the podcast interview with her on Now Spinning.


Gizmodo premiere of new Adebisi Shank track “Voodoo Vision”

Adebisi Shank: Voodoo Vision

Just the other day, I shared an Adebisi Shank song with you guys not only because I loved it but because I thought it was on their new album. It wasn’t, at least that version. But this version, revealed exclusively here at Gizmodo (oooOOOooo), is.

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Sargent House European Take Over ArcTangent & Dublin Label Show - Tera Melos give the first Podcast Interview

This August in Europe is a Sargent House bands take over! We have so many bands all coming over to play this years ArcTangent Festival in Bristol, UK on the weekend of August 28-30th. But before that all starts we will be kicking off the whole thing with our own Sargent House Label show in Dublin on August 27th at Button Factory with Russian Circles, And So I Watch You From Afar, Tera Melos, Emma Ruth Rundle, Mylets & No Spill Blood. (Get Early Bird Tickets ASAP Here)

Listen to the first of the ATG/ SH band interview/podcasts with drummer, John Clardy of Tera Melos below: